Hong Kong’s communications watchdog dismisses complaint by teachers’ union over portrayal in Chinese state TV documentary

//Hong Kong’s communications watchdog dismisses complaint by teachers’ union over portrayal in Chinese state TV documentary

Hong Kong’s communications watchdog dismisses complaint by teachers’ union over portrayal in Chinese state TV documentary

The communications watchdog has dismissed a complaint by the largest teachers’ union in Hong Kong that the Chinese state broadcaster wrongly accused the educators of promoting the city’s independence in a locally aired programme.The 100,000-member Professional Teachers’ Union (PTU) urged the Communications Authority on Wednesday to review its decision, which marked the first time the watchdog had dealt with complaints about the impartiality of an imported programme broadcast in Hong Kong.“We…

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